FOR THE 2023/2024 TRAINING YEAR: Registration is required for all trainings this year. Please register for any of the trainings at the links below.
LCCPAC members can attend free of charge. Non-member fee is $36.50 per training. Membership fee is $76.50 per year for each licensed provider (dual license holders each pay $76.50). If you renew your membership before or within the month of your renewal anniversary (which is the initial month you join LCCPAC), you will receive a $5.00 discount! Assistants, helpers and /or subs will receive a discount card when their names are submitted to membership by the primary licensed card holder. Helpers (or assistants/subs) may attend any LCCPAC monthly trainings for $21.50, with the exception of CPR and first aid, with their helper card. Payments for trainings can be made below.
WEB-BASED/VIDEO TRAININGS: Upcoming Classes...Please note registration will be cut off 3 days prior to class or when full. Please sign up for desired trainings on our registration form with your Develop number and date of class/classes you would like to attend. There are limits for some classes. All classes are 6:30pm-8:30 pm. All trainings must be registered 3 days prior to the training date.
ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE:
IN PERSON TRAININGS: Sometimes we are not able to reserve another year at a certain location, or in an attempt to meet the needs of as many members as possible, we need to change the locations. We hope you try out the different locations!
Trainings will be scheduled at these locations from September through April at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted in the description. All trainings are free if you are a member as long as you bring your green card (except for CPR and first aid). You don't need to pre-register for classes unless otherwise noted in the description.
Please bring your membership card to all of the trainings (or a current picture of it on your phone and photo ID) and arrive 5 to 10 minutes early to sign in. If you arrive more than 10 minutes after the start of class, we cannot give you credit for the training. We are given free use of the facilities for trainings that serve food and beverages. We encourage you to feel free to purchase food and/or beverages at these establishments that serve to ensure continued use of our space.
Coon Rapids VFW
1919 Coon Rapids Boulevard NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted (please come a few minutes early for check in)
November 29, Hannah Riddle, Effective Educators: Using Art Activities to Promote Cognitive Development--Explore the connection between art and cognitive development. Art activities can help children develop thinking skills, explore cause and effect and support language development. In this class educators learn about the connection between art and cognitive development, then get a chance to practice their new knowledge with an art activity and make a plan for application to their teaching practice.
January 31, Lacing, Tracing and Erasing: Fine Motor Skill Development
February 28, TBD
March 27, Health and Safety 1, Norena Novak
April 24, TBD
Lord of Life Church
14501 Nowthen Boulevard NW
Ramsey, MN 55303
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted (please come a few minutes early for check in).
November 16, SUIDS/AHT, Molly Hughes
January 18, Hannah Riddle, Effective Educators: Self-Regulation for Tough Moments--Learn self-regulation strategies that can help you to maintain your calm during high stress moments. Caring for children is emotionally challenging. Using good self-regulation and self-care efforts can reduce the amount of stress that educators experience, which in turn ensures that they can provide high quality interactions for children.
February 15, Science Centers Your Kids Will Love, Allison VanLoon
March 21, CPR/First Aid, Registration Form
April 18, Autism: Including Children With Social, Communication and Behavioral Needs (KCF 11.C)